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Stephen Brant Weinstein

researcher , writer , communications executive

Stephen Brant Weinstein, American communications executive, researcher, writer. Recipient Basic Research award, Eduard Rhein Foundation, 2006.


Weinstein, Stephen Brant was born on November 25, 1938 in New York City. Son of Max S. and Evelyn A. (Brandt) Weinstein.


Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1966.


Member technical staff Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 1967-1968, Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1968-1979. Vice president technical strategy American Express Company, New York City, 1979-1984. Executive director subscriber systems research Bellcore, Morristown, New Jersey, 1984-1993.

Fellow, manager communications technical research C&C Research Laboratory, Nippon Electric Corporation United States of America, Inc., 1994—2001. President Communications Theory & Technology Consultant, since 2002. Editor-in-chief KICS Journal Communications and Networks, 1999-2001.

Adjunct professor Columbia University, 2002-2006.


book Data Communications Principles (Applications of Communications Theory) book The Multimedia Internet (Information Technology: Transmission, Processing and Storage) book Data Communications Principles (Applications of Communications Theory) 1992 edition by Gitlin, Richard D., Hayes, Jeremiah, Weinstein, Stephen B. (1992) Hardcover


Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (division III director 2002-2003, chairman Press 1979-1982, Centennial medal 1984), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Communications Society (president 1996-1997, vice president technical affairs 1994-1995, director publications 1990-1993, chief information officer 2006-2007, editor-in-chief Communications magazine 1984-1989, chair awards committee since 2008).


  • Other Interests

    Skiing, digital photography.


Married Judith Louise Benham, June 10, 1961. Children: Brant M., Anna M.